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Zebrafish optic chiasm

Dr Steve Wilson

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Light microscope image of an abnormal two-day-old zebrafish embryo which has been stained to show all of the nerve cell processes in the eyes and brain. This embryo has a mutation in the Noi gene causing many of the processes (axons) to get lost as they cross the midline from the eye to their target brain region. (credit: R. MacDonald & S. Wilson)



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